MUKAI Hiroko 向井 弘子
- Metal works
Born in Kyoto 1944
Associate member of the NITTEN. / Director of Kyoto KOGEI Artists Society
- 1967Graduated from, Japanese style painting division at Kyoto City University of Arts.
- 1974Studied metal work at Tokyo University of Art.
- 1976Accepted for the NITTEN Exhibition for the first time.
- 1990Invited to an event of "World Expo '90―Flower and Green" in Osaka.
- 1994Invited to the memorial exhibition"Contemporary KOGEI of Kyoto"in memory of 1200 anniversary of the transfer of the Capital to Kyoto
- 2007Joined Artists group KOGEI-KYOTO.
- 2010Won the prize for outstanding works at the NITTEN Exhibition.
My idea for KOGEI
I pay attention for the process of re-presentation of images I got from the nature or human being, and express them lyrical on my works.